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Find of the Day: 1988 Audi 200 Quattro Trans Am

by on 25 May 2016 in Audi News

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The highest honor in motor racing is not a trophy or a grand prize. It’s not winning at Indy or Monaco, nor is setting a lap time at the Nurburgring. No, the highest honor that can be bestowed upon a race car is to be banned. And boy was this car banned. It’s hard to […] More…

Video: WRC Celebrates the Audi Quattro

by on 24 May 2016 in Motorsport

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The Audi Quattro is one of, if not the, most important car in rally history. It changed the sport of rallying by being the first car to ever successful implement four-wheel-drive and in so doing cemented Audi’s reputation. As a result, the WRC’s YouTube channel has honored the car with a short video about its […] More…

New Audi R8 Spyder V10: debut at the New York International Auto Show

by on 23 March 2016 in Audi News

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397 kW (540 hp), from 0 to 100 km/h (62.1 mph) in 3.6 seconds, top speed 318 km/h (197.6 mph) – the new Audi R8 Spyder* with V10 naturally aspirated engine merges impressive performance with the allure of open-top driving. Its striking design and high-end technologies demonstrate the concentrated expertise of the premium brand. Audi […] More…

Audi Q2 Spotted in the Open

by on 17 March 2016 in Audi News

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Just weeks after the Audi Q2 first broke cover at the Geneva Motor Show, the small European market-only crossover has been spotted out in public.  Sporting a Nardo Grey paint job and black optic window trim, this Q2 arguable looks quite a bit better than the examples that Audi first showed in Switzerland. Being the […] More…

Driven: 2017 Audi A4 2.0 TFSI quattro

by on 17 March 2016 in Reviews & Road Tests

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Since 1995, more than 40 per cent of Audi’s sales can be attributed directly to the A4 family of vehicles.  For those keeping track at home, more than 756,000 of them have been sold in the last 21 years, helping Audi to capture 24% of the Premium B-segment sedan market share here in the states, […] More…

Audi Tradition on the 2016 Classic Car Tour

by on 11 March 2016 in Vintage & Youngtimer News

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This year Audi Tradition is once again taking part in more than 20 events in Germany and abroad – while also celebrating a few anniversaries. One of the highlights: It was exactly 80 years ago that the Auto Union Type C racing car with Bernd Rosemeyer behind the wheel won the European Grand Prix championship. […] More…

Audi Q7 e-tron 3.0 TDI quattro Available to Order Starting March 1st in Europe

by on 25 February 2016 in Audi News

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 First plug-in hybrid model from the Audi Q family for the European market Sporty and convenient with maximum efficiency Customers in Europe can order the Audi Q7 e-tron 3.0 TDI quattro* from the beginning of March. Deliveries of the new model will commence in summer 2016. In purely electric mode, the plug-in hybrid SUV achieves a range […] More…

Video: Audi Details quattro with ultra technology

by on 18 February 2016 in Audi News

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For the new allroad, Audi has unveiled a new form of quattro with what they’re calling ‘ultra technology’, capable of uncoupling the rear driveline in the name of efficiency.  Through use of a multi-plate clutch and networked system of sensors, the new unit constantly monitors road conditions to determine the amount of power going to […] More…

The New TT RS: Is This the Front Bumper?

by on 16 February 2016 in Rumors, Renders & Spy Photos

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Manufacturers go to impressive lengths to conceal what their new models will look like, keeping their shapes and design cues under wraps until official images can be released.  But more often than not, weird things happen.  Toy models are leaked.  Computer renderings make their way to Jalopnik.  And sometimes, people just simply leave front bumpers […] More…

Choice Gear: 1-18th Scale 1987 Audi quattro S1 Pikes Peak by Otto Mobile

by on 20 October 2015 in Choice Gear

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One of our favorite historic Audi racecars is now available in a 1-18th scale model from one of our favorite model car manufacturers. Otto Mobile is now making a scaled down version of the 1987 Audi quattro S1 driven to victory at the Pike’s Peak hillclimb by Walter Rohrl. More…

Up Skirt Aerodynamics – Peering Underneath at Seldom Seen Audi Design

by on 29 September 2015 in PhotoGraphic

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One of our favorite publications from Audi is their _Encounter Magazine (a.k.a. Dialoge in German speaking markets). More than just the typical consumer marketing fluff piece, this publication publishes more engineering-minded stories sharing unexpected or little known views of Audi and its technology… perspectives like the underside of an automobile. More…

Project B85 allroad: Interior Upgrade

by on 28 September 2015 in Project B85 allroad

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While we love our Audi allroad and its Avant body style, we recognize that it’s not the most sporting offering ever to roll out of Ingolstadt. Yes, we lust for cars such as the RS 4 and RS 6, but as the only Avant sold in the USA, the allroad packaging and equipment were our only choice if we wanted a so-called “longroof” with four rings on the grille. More…